1968 Presidential General Election Results - South Dakota
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Richard NixonSpiro AgnewRepublican 149,841 53.27%4
Hubert HumphreyEdmund MuskieDemocrat 118,023 41.96%0
George WallaceS. Marvin GriffinIndependent 13,400 4.76%0
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Maps1968 South Dakota County Map of General Election Results for President
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Demographic Data

1970 Population:666,257Enum.1970 Population Density:3.4persons/km2
1960 Population:680,514Enum.1960 Population Density:3.5persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:4
Land Area (2000):196,540km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:-0.2%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: South Dakota Secretary of State, comp., "Presidential Electors," Official Election Returns by Counties for the State of South Dakota General Election November 5, 1968 (Pierre, 1968)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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